There is no such thing as chance; and what seem to us merest accident springs from the deepest source of destiny.
Quote by Friedrich Von Schiller
Genuine morality is preserved only in the school of adversity; a state of continuous prosperity...
Sorrow is brief but joy is endless
A healthy nature needs no God or immortality
A gloomy guest fits not a wedding feast.
Votes should be weighed, not counted
Against stupidity the very Gods themselves toil in vain.
It is easy to give advice from a port of safety.
The voice of the majority is no proof of justice.
Truth exists for the wise, beauty for the feeling heart.
Here rests in honored glory an American soldier known but to God
Only those who have to do simple things perfectly will acquire the skill to do...
No emperor has the power to dictate to the heart.
Historians are prophets with their face turned backward.
Disappointments are to the soul what the thunder-storm is to the air
Disappointments are to the soul what the thunder-storm is to the air.
The great happiness of life, I find, after all, to consist in the regular discharge...
Against stupidity the very gods themselves contend in vain.
Stupidity often saves a man from going mad.
Stupidity gets up early; that is why events are accustomed to happening in the morning.
To accuse another of having weak kidneys, lungs, or heart, is not a crime; on...